Baptism and Jewish Law

Matthew 3:15 Is the passage which I have been studying and I was wondering was Baptism part of Jewish law during the time when Jesus was baptised.

Hate Crime???????????

In London a pastor and his staff was taken to court and fined $92,000, also ordered to go to re-education classes, because he would not hire a praticing Homosexual as there youth pastor! How sick and twisted, wrong is that? They are also in the USA...

Church History Fathers

INTERESTING FOUND ON THIS SUBJECT ABOUT SUBJECT GOT MORE IN BOOKS THAT BEEN BANNED IN U.S. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROWFv_ckhWg&feature=related

What is the mandate from Christ?

As I observe the various voices that permeate the airwaves of our lives, it is becoming increasingly clear that there seems to be a huge difference of opinion among Christians...what exactly is the mandate from Christ? Christianity has morphed off to...

Just Because

No matter how you term it.... Merry Chistmas or any other reference to the season, May the days be well and wonderful for you all!

Immanuel our Hero

Our God is an awesome God. Not only did He fulfull His word in Isaiah 7:14, "Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel", God did so much more. He gave us our...

How to tell if a person is really a Christian

Okay, all of us have come across people that say they are a Christian but deep down we wonder if they really are. Here are a couple of things to look at if you really want to be sure (and to those that don't fall under these, this is not about being...

A means to spread the word. What means are acceptable?

So reading many posts, threads, and positions on bibical subjects, as well as outright attitudes within thoughts.com I think there needs to be a thread on what is an acceptable way to preach, or teach. This is a hot thoughts issue. Most here didn't...

Son Of Who ? ( 3 )

[SIZE="5"] One more time: BIBLE "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God at the beginning."[John 1:1] Jesus (peace be upon him) was the very "Word of God". QURAN "O People of the Book! Commit no...

Abortion vs. Adoption

(Disclaimer: I have been characterized by some that I am a non-believer, which is false, but we'll let them think that, since I don't conform to their beliefs. Also, the moderators have said this is a forum for christian discussion, not just for...

Lukewarm Christians

I pray that you seek fire and more and more of the Holy Spirit....I pray that you seek and keep a sound mind....I have read a lot of things on here and it saddens me some of the things I read! First off I want to say that the Holy Bible is the word of...

What will happen to the lost?

On another tread I read where some Christians believe that the lost will burn in hell forever. And I know the majority of Christians believe this, but I have also heard that the lost will simply be destroyed. Now I grew up believing that the lost would...

Blessied be the name of the Lord!!!

Let this thread be praises to God. Let His people worship Him, sing praises of love thanks and adoration! For God is Mighty and worthy of all are praise!!! May He bless those willing to lift up His Holy name! Amen I bind and rebuke the spirit of...

The Rapture

Thoughts on the rapture? What do you think is going to happen? What is heaven going to look like in your eyes? What do you think we will do all day in heaven? PS: Please, try not to go off topic and talk about stuff like completely off topic. Hahaha :p

Is the Trinity Real?

I come from a Baptist and Penecostal background. I was a youth pastor at a local church for 3 years. But one thing has always been a mystery to me... How can the Trinity be real? How can it be one God in 3 persons? Can anyone really explain this? Is...

What if Jesus is real? What then?

What if Jesus is real? WHat if His coming is soon will you be ready? What actions would you take in your life? What things would you change? You might just be surprised!